2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Indian Island First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Indian Island First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Indian Island First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Indian Island First Nation (L'nui Menikuk) consisted of the Indian Island 28 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 135
Population 2006 95
Population change (%) 42
Median age 28
Under age 15 (%) 33
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 11
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 48
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 31
Community males, 10 to 19 years 15
Community males, 20 to 29 years 23
Community males, 30 to 39 years 15
Community males, 40 to 49 years 15
Community males, 50 to 59 years 0
Community males, 60 to 69 years 0
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 15
Community females, 0 to 9 years 21
Community females, 10 to 19 years 14
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 21
Community females, 40 to 49 years 14
Community females, 50 to 59 years 14
Community females, 60 to 69 years 0
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
Community females, 80 years and over 14
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 19
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 19
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 12
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 7
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 18
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 16
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 14
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 8
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 4
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 38
Couples without children 25
Lone parents 38
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 37
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 37
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 44
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31

In the community, 50 spoke Mi'kmaq in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 93
Overcrowded 7
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 7
Rented 0
Band housing 93
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 30
Minor repairs needed 19
Major repairs needed 52
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 33
College 13
Trade 20
High school 20
Less than high school 13
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 36
Education, law and social, community and government services 21
Business, finance and administration 14
Manufacturing and utilities 14
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 67
Employment rate (%) 50
Unemployment rate (%) 33
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 38

Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population.

Catalogue Number: 41260001

Revised: October 2019

Partnership project between Statistics Canada and Indigenous Services Canada.

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, as represented by the Minister of Industry, 2019

Date modified: